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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Shenzhen company develops kit to test for Ebola virus, report says

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 02:51pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com PLA scientists are helping the company synthesise a chemical solution that would change colour in the presence of the deadly virus A Shenzhen-based company has developed a field test kit that can quickly identify the Ebola virus, People’s Daily reports, as China is trying a range of countermeasures against the possible spread of the deadly ...

  2. News - China - HEALTH

    Woman held in Shenzhen allegedly with blood of pregnant women set for Hong Kong gender tests

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:30pm by Huifeng He huifeng.he@scmp.com

    ... medical services agencies Customs officials in Shenzhen detained a woman last Thursday who was allegedly found with 96 blood samples from expectant mothers inside her bag, which were being brought ... at medical services agency in Shenzhen Although such tests are against the law on the mainland, it is easy for expectant mainland mothers to find an “underground” medical services agency in Shenzhen ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    Chinese health experts optimistic over anti-smoking law

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 04:24am by ZHUANG PENGHUI

    ... office. Shenzhen, for example, did not hand out a single fine under previous smoking rules, yet had issued more than 300,000 yuan in fines since March when a tougher regulation came into effect. ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Live poultry sale curbs in store for more Pearl River Delta cities

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 01:06am by Minnie Chan

    ... and drug administration, said the existing live poultry restrictions, which applied only to Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Foshan, would be extended to at least six more cities in the delta in January, ... bird flu virus in April. Shenzhen and Foshan followed in July. The H7N9 virus was first reported in people on the mainland in March 2013, with the death of two men in Shanghai.   ...

  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Completely foreign owned hospitals approved for leading cities

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 04:53am by Alice Yan

    ... companies and patients. They hold high academic titles that will be revoked after leaving public hospitals." Liu Jiangning, president of the C-MER (Shenzhen) Dennis Lam Eye Hospital, said more ...


    Shenzhen reports rat boom

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 02:18pm

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Rodent population explodes in port city, officials say Disease prevention authorities in Shenzhen have reported a sharp rise in the city’s rat ... said. No overall figure for the number of rats was given. As a port city, Shenzhen processes a large amount of cargo and had a subtropical climate, which made it vulnerable to vector-born ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    Dengue fever cases top 21,000 in Guangdong

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 04:23pm by Mimi Lau

    ... Some 18,192 cases have been reported in Guangzhou, 1,997 in Foshan and 315 in Zhongshan. Zhuhai reported 172 cases and Shenzhen 93. An unidentified expert at the Guangdong Provincial Centre ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong boy, 6, living in Shenzhen tests positive for H7N9 bird flu virus

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 04:14am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok danny.mok@scmp.com HK boy, six, catches H7N9 bird flu A six-year-old local boy living in Shenzhen has become the youngest Hongkonger to be infected with the H7N9 bird flu virus. ... returned to Shenzhen that evening, he was found to have a fever. He tested positive for the potentially deadly virus yesterday, according to the centre. His symptoms were said to be mild and his ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKU won't drop pricey mainland Chinese hospital even after HK$200m bill

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:26am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Despite sky-high costs, the Shenzhen partnership will continue HKU won't drop costly hospital Despite a financial setback, the University of Hong Kong has decided to move forward with its Shenzhen hospital project. The university will continue its cooperation with the Shenzhen government in running the HKU-Shenzhen Hospital in Futian, its council ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Man, 86, may have picked up H9N2 bird flu at Shenzhen market

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 02:36am by EMILY TSANG LO WEI

    ... Emily Tsang and Lo Wei Man may have caught H9N2 at Shenzhen market Mainland health officials believe the Shenzhen-based Hong Kong man infected with H9N2 bird flu is likely to have ... contacts in Shenzhen had not displayed any symptoms so far. One hospital staff member developed a cough and sore throat, the centre's spokesman said. Influenza A viruses including H9N2 can ...




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